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Study: Cancer leading cause of middle-aged death in rich countries

Study: Cancer leading cause of middle-aged death in rich countries

Cancer has surpassed heart disease as the leading cause of death among people aged 35 to 70 in rich countries, according to a study published Tuesday in British medical journal The Lancet.

Two more countries to get Qatar Visa Centres: official

Two more countries to get Qatar Visa Centres: official

There are plans to open Qatar Visa Centres (QVCs) in two more countries, an official has said.

QFFD provides support for basic amenities in 70 countries

QFFD provides support for basic amenities in 70 countries

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has supported several amenity projects in 70 countries last year, providing educational, healthcare and infrastructure development assistance among others.

G7 countries to simulate cross-border cyber attack next month: France

G7 countries to simulate cross-border cyber attack next month: France

Leading Western industrial powers will for the first time jointly simulate a major cross-border cybersecurity attack on the financial sector next month, French officials said on Friday.

Ramadan Market brings together 200 exhibitors from 25 countries

Ramadan Market brings together 200 exhibitors from 25 countries

More than 200 exhibitors from 25 countries from around the world will take part in Qatar’s first and largest Ramadan Market, scheduled to open on Friday (May 10) at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre ...

Amir's visit will enhance strong ties between the countries: Qatar envoy

Amir's visit will enhance strong ties between the countries: Qatar envoy

HE the Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Korea Mohamed Abdullah al-Duhaimi has said that the visit of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Sunday ...

Qatar among leading countries in business continuity, resilience

Qatar among leading countries in business continuity, resilience

Qatar is among the leading countries in the field of business continuity and institutional resilience, the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MCI) said ...

Qatar's trade with countries taking part in IPEC totalled QR20bn in '17

Qatar's trade with countries taking part in IPEC totalled QR20bn in '17

Qatar’s trade volume with 11 countries that are participating in the International Products Exhibition and Conference (IPEC), which begins today, totalled nearly QR20bn in 2017, official figures show.

Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at UN to fight drugs

Some 129 countries sign up to Trump's pledge at UN to fight drugs

Some 129 countries at the United Nations signed on to a US-drafted pledge to fight the global drug problem on Monday that US President Donald Trump warned presented a public health and national security threat.

Qatar among top 20% countries world-wide in productivity potential

Qatar among top 20% countries world-wide in productivity potential

Qatar stands among the top 20% countries world-wide, and comes within the top 5% of countries within the Middle East and Africa (ranking third), in productivity potential ...

70 countries promise new measures against funding of terrorism

70 countries promise new measures against funding of terrorism

Some 70 countries have promised to take new measures to prevent the funding of terrorist organizations, at the end of a two-day conference in Paris.

Students hit by blockade look to other countries for studies

Students hit by blockade look to other countries for studies

The Compensation Claims Committee continues to receive complaints and queries from both Qataris and expatriates who have incurred losses due to the unjust blockade imposed on Qatar ...